MAA794 - Governance, Risk and Ethics

Year: 2018 unit information
Enrolment modes:

Not offered in 2018

Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Unit chair: G Wong

MPA701 or MAA717 or MPA751 or MPR751. Must be enrolled in M780 Master of International Accounting

Corequisite: Nil
Incompatible with: Nil
Contact hours:

Campus: 2 x 3 hour seminars per week 

Cloud(online): Online independent and collaborative learning including 3 scheduled online workshops of 3 hours duration


This unit synchronizes with the advanced professional level unit titled Governance, Risk and Ethics offered by the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), one of the largest accounting bodies in the world today. This unit will provide a theoretical and practical understanding of corporate governance & responsibility, internal control and review, risk (Identifying, assessing & controlling risk) as well as  professional values, ethics & social responsibilities.    


Assessment 1 (Individual) Written test 1 (2500 words equivalent) 25%

Assessment 2 (Individual) Written test 2 (2500 words equivalent) 25%

Examination (3 hours) 50%

Hurdle requirement: achieve at least 50% of the marks available on the examination.

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